Awards and Recognition

  • 2016 Season

    nhtastarBest Actress, Community – Barbara Webb, The Dining Room

    TOP 5 FINALISTS – PROFESSIONAL
    Best Musical – Avenue Q
    Best Director – Caitlin Lowans, Avenue Q
    Best Actress – Mary Bethelsen, Avenue Q
    Best Supporting Actress – Samantha Ma, Avenue Q
    Best Scenic Designer – Hannah Smith, Avenue Q

    TOP 10 FINALISTS – COMMUNITY
    Best Play – The Dining Room
    Best Actor – Jim Gocha, The Dining Room
    Best Supporting Actor – David Bownes, The Dining Room
    Best Supporting Actor – Dan Adams, The Dining Room

  • 2015 Season

    nhtastarBest Supporting Actress, Community – Barbara Webb, Blithe Spirit
    starTheatre Hero Award, Kyle Trumble

    TOP 5 FINALISTS – PROFESSIONAL
    Best Play – Lend Me a Tenor
    Best Director – Scott H. Severance, Lend Me a Tenor
    Best Actor – Matthew Hager,  Lend Me a Tenor
    Best Actress – Alex Levenson,  Lend Me a Tenor
    Best Supporting Actress – Barbara Webb, Lend Me a Tenor
    Best Musical – Man of La Mancha
    Best Director – Clayton Phillips, Man of La Mancha
    Best Actress – Michelle Beth Herman, Man of La Mancha
    Best Music Director – Andrew Morrissey, Man of La Mancha
    Best Choreographer – Ryan Hunt/Nancy Kane, Man of La Mancha
    Best Costume Designer – Hunter Dowell, Man of La Mancha

    TOP 10 FINALISTS – COMMUNITY
    Best Play – Blithe Spirit
    Best Director – Vicki Etchings, Blithe Spirit
    Best Actress – Collen Eliason, Blithe Spirit
    Best Sound Designer – Kyle Trumble, Blithe Spirit

  • 2014 Season
    nhta
    starTheatre Hero Award, Christa Hollingsworth

    TOP 5 FINALISTS
    Best Play – The 39 Steps
    Best Director – Angie Hansen, The 39 Steps
    Best Actress – Annelise Baker, The 39 Steps
    Best Supporting Actor – Brandon Duncan, The 39 Steps
    Best Supporting Actor – Joey Gugliemelli, The 39 Steps
    Best Costume Designer – Hunter Dowell, The 39 Steps
    Best Sound Designer – Zoe Estrin-Grele, The 39 Steps
    Best Actor – Scott H Severance, Spamalot
    Best Actress – Katie Mariko Murray, Spamalot
    Best Choreographer – Allesandra Valea Vaganek, Spamalot

  • 2013 Season
    bonh2013 (1)NEW HAMPSHIRE MAGAZINE AWARDS
    star Best New Theatre of NH 2013

    TOP 5 FINALISTS
    Best Play – The Complete History of America (Abridged)
    Best Director – Rey Lopez, The Complete History of America (Abridged)
    Best Actor – Joseph Freeman, The Complete History of America (Abridged)
    Best Actor – Gary DuBreuil, The Complete History of America (Abridged)
    Best Supporting Actor – Josh Sticklin, The Complete History of America (Abridged)
    Best Supporting Actress – Nicolette Violette Sweeney, The Sound of Music
    Best Music Director – Jordan Ostrowski, The Sound of Music
    Best Choreographer – Allyson Thorpe, The Sound of Music

  • 2012 Season
    nhtaNEW HAMPSHIRE THEATRE AWARDS
    star Best Lighting Designer, Daniel Brunk – Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

    TOP 5 FINALISTS
    Best Musical – Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
    Best Director, Kevin P Hill – Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
    Best Actress, Sara Schoch – Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
    Best Supporting Actor, Jesse Carrey Beaver – Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
    Best Supporting Actor, Jared Nelson – Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
    Best Supporting Actress, Logan Troyer – Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
    Best Supporting Actress, Kara Tripoli – Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
    Best Music Director, Paul Loman – Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
    Best Choreographer, Kevin P Hill – Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
    Best Scenic Designer, Matthew Kizer – Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
    Best Sound Designer, Daniel Brunk – Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
    Best Musical – The Wedding Singer
    Best Actor, Michael Stewart – The Wedding Singer
    Best Actress, Katherine McDonough – The Wedding Singer
    Best Supporting Actress, Jaime Swartz – The Wedding Singer
    Best Music Director, Paul Loman – The Wedding Singer
    Best Choreographer, Lisa Travis – The Wedding Singer
    Best Costume Designer, Amanda McGee – The Wedding Singer

  • 2011 Season
    nhtaNEW HAMPSHIRE THEATRE AWARDS
    star Best Supporting Actor, Mervin Marvey – Rent

    TOP 5 FINALISTS
    Best Musical – Rent
    Best Director, Kevin P Hill – Rent
    Best Actress, Jenna Rubaii – Rent
    Best Supporting Actor, Andrew S. Freitas – Rent
    Best Supporting Actress, Jessie Hooker – Rent
    Best Music Director, Jane Volke – Rent
    Best Choreographer, Kevin P Hill – Rent
    Best Scenic Designer, Matthew Kizer – Rent
    Best Actor, Lee Hollis Bussie – I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change
    Best Actress, Jessie Hooker – I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change
    Best Music Director, Jane Volke – I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change

  • 2010 Season
    nhtaNEW HAMPSHIRE THEATRE AWARDS
    star General Excellence

    TOP 5 FINALISTS
    Best Musical – Mystery of Edwin Drood
    Best Director, Kate Arecchi – Mystery of Edwin Drood
    Best Music Director, Daniel Moctezuma – Mystery of Edwin Drood
    Best Choreographer, Kevin P Hill – Mystery of Edwin Drood
    Best Supporting Actress, Sarah Miles – Mystery of Edwin Drood
    Best Actor, Christopher D. Lukos – Mystery of Edwin Drood
    Best Actress, Kathleen Wrinn – Mystery of Edwin Drood
    Best Musical – The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee
    Best Director, Jonathan Flom – The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee
    Best Choreographer, Lisa Travis – The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee
    Best Supporting Actress, Sarah Miles – The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee
    Best Actress, Brady Lynch – The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

  • 2009 Season
    nhtaNEW HAMPSHIRE THEATRE AWARDS
    star Best Supporting Actress, Kyla Schoer – On the Town

    TOP 5 FINALISTS
    Best Choreographer, Kevin P. Hill – On the Town
    Best Scenic Designer, Matt Kizer – On the Town
    Best Actress, Amy Desiato – On the Town
    Best Supporting Actress, Kyla Schoer – On the Town
    Best Musical Director, Kevin B. Winebold – You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown
    Best Choreographer, Lisa Travis – You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown
    Best Actress, Kyla Schoer – You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown
    Best Supporting Actor, Corey Ryland Hummerston – You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown
    Best Supporting Actor, Michael Kennan Miller – You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown

  • 2008 Season
    nhtaNEW HAMPSHIRE THEATRE AWARDS
    star General Excellence

    TOP 5 FINALISTS
    Best Musical – All Shook Up
    Best Director, Michael Susko – All Shook Up
    Best Scenic Designer, Matt Kizer – All Shook Up
    Best Actress, Kyla Schor – All Shook Up
    Best Supporting Actor, John T. Lynes – All Shook Up
    Best Supporting Actress, Olithea Anglin – All Shook Up
    Best Supporting Actress, Ambe Williams – All Shook Up
    Best Choreographer, Kevin P. Hill – The Full Monty

  • 2007 Season
    nhtaNEW HAMPSHIRE THEATRE AWARDS
    star Best Choreographer, Kevin P. Hill – West Side Story

    TOP 3 FINALISTS
    Best Costumes, Susan MacCorkle – West Side Story
    Best Supporting Actress, Amy Desiato – West Side Story
    Best Actress, Stephanie O’Connell – West Side Story

  • 2006 Season
    nhtaNEW HAMPSHIRE THEATRE AWARDS
    star Best Director, Brett Smock – 42nd Street
    star Best Choreographer, Brett Smock – 42nd Street
    star Best Actress, Miki Berg – 42nd Street
    starBest Musical – Beauty and the Beast
    starBest Costume Design, Debra Stein – Beauty and the Beast

    TOP 10 FINALISTS
    Best Musical – 42nd Street
    Best Supporting Actress, Kim Barber – 42nd Street
    Best Music Director, Barbara Irvine – 42nd Street
    Best Costume Design, Debra Stein – 42nd Street
    Best Actor, Nate Suggs – Beauty and the Beast
    Best Actress, Liana Hunt – Beauty and the Beast
    Best Supporting Actor, Brian Bailey – Beauty and the Beast
    Best Supporting Actor, Nic Bryan – Beauty and the Beast
    Best Director, Kate Arecchi – Beauty and the Beast
    Best Music Director, Daniel Harris – Beauty and the Beast
    Best Choreographer, Kate Arecchi – Beauty and the Beast
    Best Set Design, Jen Price – Beauty and the Beast

  • 2005 Season
    nhtaNEW HAMPSHIRE THEATRE AWARDS
    star Best Supporting Actor, Brent McBeth – Cabaret

     

  • 2004 Season
    nhtaNEW HAMPSHIRE THEATRE AWARDS
    star Best Musical – Chicago
    star Best Director, Brett Smock – Chicago
    star Best Choreographer, Brett Smock – Chicago
    star Best Music Director, Jason Tucker – Chicago
    star Best Actor, John Antony – Chicago
    star Best Actress, Natalie Newman – Chicago
    star Best Supporting Actress, Lisa Karlin – Chicago
    star Best Supporting Actor, Jeremy Wood – Chicago
    star Best Set Design, Jen Price – Chicago
    star Best Costumes, Joan St Germain – Chicago
    star Best Lighting Design, Matthew Fick – Chicago
  • 2003 Season
    nhtaNEW HAMPSHIRE THEATRE AWARDS
    star Best Supporting Actress, Olivia Howell – Into the Woods
    star Best Actor, Jeremy Woods – Into the Woods
    star Best Musical – Pirates of Penzance
    starBest Director, Kate Arecchi – Pirates of Penzance
    star Best Choreographer, Kate Arecchi – Pirates of Penzance
    star Best Actress, Olivia Howell – Pirates of Penzance
    star Best Set Design, Jen Price – Pirates of Penzance
    star Best Costumes, Joan St Germain – Pirates of Penzance
  • 2002 Season
    nhtaNEW HAMPSHIRE THEATRE AWARDS
    star Best Actress, Kerry Farrell – Annie Get Your Gun

     

 

 

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